Pollution Incident 23/09/2016

Pollution Incident 23/09/2016 River Loddon, Old Basing

To inform you there has been a pollution incident this afternoon on the River Loddon at Old Basing. Ferric Chloride has found its way into the River at Pyotts Hill Bridge. No fish have been killed that we are aware of and Pollution Officers are on site. Fingers crossed the pollutant will be diluted enough not to have a significant effect. Please keep your eyes peeled and call the EA Hotline number on 0800 80 70 60 if you notice any impact to the River.